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The Resource Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak

Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak

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Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Title
Girl sleuth
Title remainder
Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Rehak
Title variation
Nancy Drew and the women who created her
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a comprehensive study of the two women behind the legendary "Nancy Drew" mystery books, and describes how the characters and her "author" Carolyn Keene were actually invented by Edward Stratemeyer, who also created the Bobbsey Twins and the Hardy Boys
Summary
An examination of the Nancy Drew stories and their influence on American girlhood since the 1930s explores mysteries related to the character's creators, and her role in shaping the modern American woman's identity
Writing style
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction, 2005.
  • Macavity Award for Best Non-Fiction, 2006.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Critical/Biographical, 2006.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155873
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1350
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3545.I774
LC item number
Z874 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1350
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Label
Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [351]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13975390
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780151010417
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005009129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)263A68BDE4744835A48292AB5C2FB91D
  • (IMchF)fol09663420
Label
Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [351]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13975390
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780151010417
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005009129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)263A68BDE4744835A48292AB5C2FB91D
  • (IMchF)fol09663420

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